Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Software Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Optimisation over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Optimisation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 142 - 248
Rank change year-on-year - +248 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Optimisation 1 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.050% - 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% - 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median annual salary £62,500 - £80,000
10th Percentile £61,250 - £77,500
90th Percentile £63,750 - £82,500
South East median annual salary £62,500 - £80,000

Software Optimisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,871 4,629 5,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 93.13% 91.12% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 3,699 4,107
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Software Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Software Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Optimisation in Berkshire

Software Optimisation
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Optimisation in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Software Optimisation in Berkshire

Software Optimisation
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Optimisation within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Software Optimisation
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing Software Optimisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Optimisation.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership

Software Optimisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#